Monthly Archives: September 2013

Program Integrity and Their Role in Secret Removals of Providers for “Fraud”

The TRICARE Management Activity (TMA) likes to play on words hoping to impress and con beneficiaries and Congress into thinking they are working hard to provide quality care at a bargain price to each and every beneficiary around the world. … Continue reading

Posted in Certified Provider List, Closed Network, Emergency Care Access, International SOS, Tricare Management Activity (TMA), Tricare Overseas Program Philippines | 2 Comments

International SOS Suffers a Security Breach of Their Data Systems

See link to full article below. This is not at all surprising considering the companies childish like attempts at maintaining a simple database for TRICARE Philippines. In fact they can’t even produce an 8 column 100 record spreadsheet without significant … Continue reading

Posted in International SOS, Tricare Management Activity (TMA), Tricare Overseas Program Philippines | 5 Comments

A Trap Deliberately Set by ISOS and TMA or Maybe Pure Incompetence

Certification of Hospital Pharmacies This is either an issue of incompetence on the part of the TRICARE Management Activity (TMA) and International SOS (ISOS) or it could just as well be a deliberate attempt to inflict as much pain and … Continue reading

Posted in Certified Provider List, Closed Network, CMAC Table, Emergency Care Access, International SOS, Tricare Management Activity (TMA), Tricare Overseas Program Philippines, Wisconsin Physician Services (WPS) | 7 Comments

Contractors Running Wild While Nobody is at Home at TMA or Maybe, Nobody Cares

When a government agency like the TRICARE Management Activity (TMA) dehumanizes beneficiaries in a region and then turns loose a questionable contractor without supervision on those same beneficiaries the only logical outcome is limited access to poor quality care and … Continue reading

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Don’t Believe Everything ISOS and Their Front Global 24 Tell You!

A number of beneficiaries have asked us what is the real filing time limit for filing overseas claims. This is because they continue to get mixed signals from the TRICARE Management Activity (TMA) contractor International SOS (ISOS). In March of … Continue reading

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Link to the Latest TRICARE in the Philippines Newsletter

The latest in an ongoing series of Newsletters was published today. It focuses on the known issues with the Demo and Standard and offers ways to overcome the obsticles that TMA, ISOS and their front Global 24 have placed in … Continue reading

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